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CRISTINA ARRIGONI'S 12/10/2018

CRISTINA ARRIGONI'S "THE SOUND OF HANDS" EXHIBITION AT WALL OF SOUND GALLERY, OCTOBER 28.

Wall Of Sound Editions has just published The Sound of Hands, Cristina Arrigoni's beautiful book of portraits of musician's hands. Among these Johnny Winter, B.B. King, John Mayall, Jackson Browne, Willie Nile, Jimmy Pearl, Danny Clinch and many more. Cristina will soon be in Italy to launch the book with Guido Harari and Willie Nile, who will also take the opportunity to launch his latest album Children of Paradise, whose cover was shot by Cristina. Wall Of Sound Gallery is glad to present the exhibition of The Sound of Hands in Alba, from October 28. If you'll be around, you're welcome to come and join us and have Cristina and W8illie personalize your book. Here's the compleete agenda of the book launches: 

October 18, 5:30pm - Bologna, ONO Arte Contemporanea 

Opening of Frank Stefanko's Bruce Springsteen. Further up the Road exhibition. Cristina and Willie Nile will be Frank's special guests and, besides him signing copies of his limited edition books, they will sign and personalize copies of The Sound of Hands and Children of Paradise. Free entrance.

October 24, 6pm - Milano, LaFeltrinelli Piazza Piemonte 

The Sound of Hands presentation and booksigning with Cristina, Willie Nile and Guido Harari. An evening of words, picture and live music. Free entrance. 

October 27, 3:30pm - Gallarate, Caru' - Libreria Dischi

The Sound of Hands presentation and booksigning with CristinaWillie Nile and Guido Harari. An evening of words, picture and live music. Free entrance.  

October 28, 3:30pm - Alba, Wall Of Sound Gallery

Opening of the The Sound of Hands exhibition and booksigning with Cristina, Willie Nile and Guido Harari. Another evening of words, pictures and live music. Free entrance. 

28/09/2018

"ART KANE. HARLEM 1958" BOOK IN "THE NEW YORK TIMES".

The "Art Kane. Harlem 1958-The 60th Anniversary Edition" book is in The New York Times with an article by John Leland.

FRANK STEFANKO'S 27/09/2018

FRANK STEFANKO'S "SPRINGSTEEN. FURTHER UP THE ROAD" OPENS AT ONO IN BOLOGNA ON OCT. 18!

Now it's official! Frank Stefanko will attend the opening of the Bruce Springsteen. Further Up The Road exhibition on October 18th at ONO Arte Contemporanea, in Bologna. He will be there to greet you, tell stories about his 40 year long association with Bruce and personalize copies of his limited edition book. Our special friends Cristina Arrigoni and Willie Nile will join us to celebrate with words, images and songs. Cristina has her first major book out with Wall Of Sound Editions: it's called The Sound of Hands and features her mastery portraits of musicians' hands (Johnny Winter, John Mayall, BB King and many others). Cristina will be there to sign and personalize her book. Also, Willie has a dynamite new album out, Children of Paradise which features four beautiful portraits by Cristina on its cover. Don't miss out this unique party in Bologna! It will be a blast! 

More updates soon on Cristina's upcoming Sound of Hands exhibtion at Wall Of Sound Gallery, in Alba, on October 28. and her other booksignings in Italy with Willie.

 

26/09/2018

"ART KANE. HARLEM 1958", NEW BOOK FOR THE 60TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE HISTORIC PHOTO.

In November Wall Of Sound Editions will publish a new book, "Art Kane. Harlem 1958-The 60th Anniversary Edition", curated by Art Kane's son, Jonathan, with forewords by Quincy Jones and Benny Golson, one of the last two living jazz legends (with Sony Rollins) who appeared in the iconic photo, and a text by Art Kane. The book showcases for the very first time evry single frame from the photo shoot which Kane did in August 1958 for a special jazz issue of Esquire, which was to be published in January 1959. Many never seen before images are featured in the book, along with the colour jazz portraits that Kane shot for the same Esquire issue, on set photography for the film Pete Kelly's Blues, a reportage on Harlem Soul and a selection of images of a very young Aretha Franklin. The book is available both as a trade edition and a Deluxe edition of only 200 copies worldwide in a special box set. The Deluxe copies are signed and numbered by Quincy Jones, Benny Golson and Jonathan Kane, and include an exclusive signed Fine Art print and a celebratory poster. You can pre-order both editions here

LUCIANO VITI'S ONE OF A KIND EXHIBITION AT THE LEICA STORE, ROME, OCT.2 - NOV. 6, 2018. 24/09/2018

LUCIANO VITI'S ONE OF A KIND EXHIBITION AT THE LEICA STORE, ROME, OCT.2 - NOV. 6, 2018.

On October 2nd, 2018 you're most welcome to attend the opening, at the Leica Store in Rome, Via dei Due Macelli, 57, of a one of a kind exhibition. Luciano Viti will present, besides a selection of his fine art print photography, a series of eight "compositions" that will feature in the same frame a musician's portrait along with a record that was signed by the same musician: the eight artists are Eric Clapton, B.B. King, Frank Zappa, Emerson Lake & Palmer, Al Jarreau, Jethro Tull, Paul McCartney and Joe Zawinul. A unique opportunity for the serious collector! The exhibition will close on November 6. 

GUIDO HARARI'S 10/09/2018

GUIDO HARARI'S "MEMOBOX" EXHIBITION AT THE "LA MIA GENERAZIONE FESTIVAL, ANCONA, SEPT. 13-16.

Guido Harari's new exhibition "Memobox. Gli sguardi di una generazione (The eyes of a generation)" will open the "La Mia Generazione" festival, directed by Mauro Ermanno Giovanardi, on September 13 at the Mole di Ancona. The show will feature a selection of 22 portraits that Guido shot in the early Nineties of a group of seminal Italian alternative rock artists and bands, like C.P.I. (Consorzio Produttori Indipendenti) which included C.S.I., Marlene Kuntz, Disciplinatha, Ustmamò, Umberto Palazzo e Il Santo Niente, Yo Yo Mundi, A.F.A. (Acid Folk Alleanza), Andrea Chimenti, Corman & Tuscadu), and Giovanni Lindo Ferretti (C.S.I.), Ginevra Di Marco and Francesco Magnelli (C.S.I.), Mara Redeghieri (Ustmamò), Raiz (Almamegretta), Flor, Carmen Consoli, Cristina Donà, Morgan (Bluvertigo), La Crus, Casino Royale, Ritmo Tribale, Massimo Volume, Manuel Agnelli (Afterhours), Andrea Chimenti with David Sylvian, Cisco of Modena City Ramblers with Shane MacGowan of The Pogues, Gang, Marlene Kuntz, Mau Mau, Negrita. You will be able to visit the exhibition, which is printed on huge pvc banners, until September 16 in the beautiful setting of the Magazzini del Tabacco, within la Mole. Free entrance. 

GUIDO HARARI'S NEW 28/06/2018

GUIDO HARARI'S NEW "WALL OF SOUND" EXHIBITION OPENS IN PERUGIA ON JUNE 28!

Grand opening today at the Galleria nazionale dell'Umbria, in Perugia, of Guido Harari's new museum exhibition Wall Of Sound, with 120 photographs, mostly unseen or never exhibited before. The show has been produced by Solares Fondazione delle Arti and will stay open until August 26. A beautiful catalogue is published by Silvana Editoriale and features all of the images on show, which Guido shot over a period of 45 years.Among them, portraits and concert photographs of such artists as David Bowie, Lou Reed and Laurie Anderson, Frank Zappa, Kate Bush, Bob Dylan, Leonard Cohen, Peter Gabriel, Tom Waits, Joni Mitchell, Rolling Stones, Pink Floyd, Led Zeppelin, Chuck Berry, B.B. King, Nina Simone, Caetano Veloso and many others. You may order the catalogue emailing us at info@wallofsoundgallery.com.

23/04/2018

"ART KANE. VISIONARY" SHOW OPENS IN TURIN ON MAY 3RD.

Save the date! The "Art Kane. Visionary" exhibition will open in Turin on May 3rd at Spazio Don Chisciotte, via della Rocca 37b, as part of the "FO.TO." Festival, in collaboration with Wall Of Sound Gallery. The show features over 40 iconic images by Kane, including all of his rock portraits - The Who, Jefferson Airplane, Janis Joplin, Bob Dylan, the Rolling Stones, Jim Morrison, Cream, Johnny Winter, Aretha Franklin, Sonny & Chér - and his classic "Harlem 1958". The catalogue is available directly at the gallery or emailing us at info@wallofsoundgallery.com. 

The show will run until July 14. On May 12 the gallery will stay open in the evening too as part of the "Notte bianca della fotografia" event.

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FRANK STEFANKO'S ''SPRINGSTEEN. FURTHER UP THE ROAD'' OPENS AT ONO IN BOLOGNA ON OCT. 18! 27/09/2018

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